Inventory of Government-Based Family Justice Services

Support Enforcement Program (Newfoundland and Labrador)

Province/Territory
Newfoundland and Labrador

Type of service
Support Enforcement

Services offered
The Support Enforcement Program, located in Corner Brook, NL serves the entire province. It provides a wide range of enforcement mechanisms for collecting child and spousal support.

Pilot or ongoing service
Ongoing service

Department responsible
Department of Justice and Public Safety

How to access this service
All support orders registered with the court are forwarded to the Support Enforcement Program and notification of registration is sent to both the debtor and creditor. The creditor may opt-out should he/she decide not to avail of the service.

Location(s)
Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador.
[ Service(s) offered ]

Language(s)
English

Publications/information
Program Information Guide available in English, French, Inuktitutt, Innu-Aimun: Mushuau Dialect, Innu-Aimun: Sheshatshiu

Costs
No Charge

Governing legislation/legislative authority
Support Orders Enforcement Act, 2006 SNL 2006 c. S-31.1

Support Orders Enforcement Regulations, 2007, NLR 47/07

Contact person(s)
Support Enforcement
Corner Brook
(709) 637-2608

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